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Career 09/09/2020

Méka Brunel becomes the first woman president of EPRA

The European Public Real Estate Association (EPRA) has announced that Méka Brunel, Managing Director of Gecina, is taking over the presidency of the professional body (...)

Housing 20/07/2020

"The German housing market convinces above all by its stability"

Business Immo: What are the main attractions of the German residential market for real estate investors? Tristan Hinseler: The German residential real estate market convinces (...)

Finance 13/05/2020

As lending standards tighten, a long-term CRE transformation is on the horizon – Scope

“The question is not whether the European commercial real estate sector will be affected by Covid-19 but how severely and for how long,” says (...)

Listed 16/12/2019

Merger of Germany's ADO, Adler, Consus said transformational for participants

The merger of Germany's ADO Properties and Adler Real Estate, including control of Consus Real Estate, will be transformational, with a compelling growth profile, the companies (...)

Listed 10/12/2019

German Vonovia wins 95% of Sweden's Hembla, to extend bid to 8 January

German housing giant Vonovia is to make a last extension to 8 January of its takeover offer for Sweden's Hemblaafter the latest expired with 95.3% of shareholders (...)

Listed 25/11/2019

German Vonovia hints seeks more in Sweden after €1.2bn Hembla success

Germany Vonovia intends to invest more in Hembla after winning 72.3% of shareholder support for its €1.15bn bid, and hinted it seeks other opportunities (...)

Housing 18/11/2019

German Vonovia to publish full offer for Swedish Hembla in €1.2bn deal

Germany's Vonovia expects to publish its mandatory public offer for all shares in Swedish housing firm Hembla this month after it won official clearance (...)

Listed 23/09/2019

Germany's Vonovia pays €1.14bn for majority in Sweden's Hembla, intends takeover

Germany's giant residential group Vonovia is acquiring a majority stake in Swedish housing firm Hembla from Blackstone for SEK12.23bn (€1.14bn), its second takeover in the nation. In a move (...)

Listed 02/09/2019

Germany's TLG pays €1bn for 10% stake in Aroundtown as the two eye merger

Listed German property firm TLG Immobilien has taken a €1bn, near-10% stake in peer Aroundtown and said the two companies will begin talks aimed (...)

Housing 02/08/2019

Vonovia launches '1,000 Roofs' photovoltaic program to target older stock

German housing group Vonovia is launching a program called '1,000 Roofs' to equip its buildings with photovoltaic systems, particularly targeting energy modernisation for older stock. In its (...)

Listed 02/08/2019

Germany's Vonovia 1H FFO rises 13% to €609m, stresses social commitments

Bochum-based housing property giant Vonovia reported a 12.9% rise in group FFO for the first half to €609.1m, emphasising its social commitment to tenants, particularly the elderly. Rental income (...)

Housing 30/07/2019

European 2018 housing investment rises 40% to €56bn; growth set to continue - JLL

Institutional investment in European housing grew 40% last year to €56bn, and growth is set to continue, with rising geographical diversification and cross-border activity, (...)

Housing 10/07/2019

German 1H resi investment down 36% at €6.2bn, but demand high

Transaction volumes in German residential in the first half-year were 36%yy lower at €6.16bn due to limited supply, but investor demand should remain high, (...)

Housing 25/06/2019

Germany's Vonovia, responding to rent pressures, says houses diversity of people, incomes

Germany's largest private landlord Vonovia, responding to pressures over rising rents, said it provides homes for a diversity of the population, including lower income (...)

Finance 17/06/2019

German investment in Scandinavian real estate exceeds €1bn, still growing

Scandinavian real estate becoming more attractive for German investors, with over €1bn ($1.34bn) in a record 12 investments flowing into the region last year, (...)

Housing 22/05/2019

France's Ampère Gestion sees strong investor interest in €2bn second fund

France's Ampère Gestion is winning strong domestic and foreign investor interest as it heads to the next close of its €2bn intermediate housing fund (...)

Housing 16/05/2019

German firms say private capital is acting responsibly to close housing gap

Deutsche Wohnen, the main target of Berlin's housing expropriation debate, plus Germany's largest residential owner Vonovia, say private capital is acting responsibly to meet shortages. Initiated (...)

Listed 22/01/2019

Ouram requests TLG extraordinary meeting to change supervisory board

Ouram Holding, the senior minority shareholder in Berlin’s listed real estate firm TLG, has requested an extraordinary shareholder meeting to make major changes to (...)

Listed 18/07/2018

Germany's listed TLG replaces co-CEO duo with Overath, Klinck

Listed Berlin commercial real estate group TLG has suddenly dismissed its two chief executives Peter Finkbeiner and Niclas Karoff, and will replace them with (...)

Housing 05/07/2018

Sagi's entry to Spanish housing will further energise a fast-moving sector

Because he has shown perfect timing elsewhere in European housing, Israeli billionaire Teddy Sagi's entry into Spain will energise an already fast-moving sector. Prices (...)